Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 41 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,395 1,913 2,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.24% 6.17% 7.56%
As % of the Vendors category 12.57% 13.77% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,151 1,655 2,138
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% -2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 11,099 13,889 15,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.69% 44.77% 47.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8,728 10,908 12,159
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -3 498 £42,500 +6.25% 70
Hampshire -17 401 £38,750 -0.64% 71
Berkshire -7 329 £45,625 +1.39% 34
Surrey -9 273 £47,500 +11.76% 43
West Sussex +3 132 £45,000 +36.36% 16
Buckinghamshire 0 110 £40,000 +11.11% 24
Oxfordshire +25 57 £35,000 - 12
Kent +5 43 £40,000 +5.96% 22
East Sussex -21 43 £40,000 +11.11% 9
Middlesex +4 2 £61,250 +63.33%
Sussex - 2 £60,000 - 1
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 961 (68.89%) Windows
2 885 (63.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 673 (48.24%) Active Directory
4 619 (44.37%) Windows Server
5 618 (44.30%) Microsoft
6 485 (34.77%) Linux
7 463 (33.19%) Microsoft Azure
8 360 (25.81%) Office 365
9 357 (25.59%) Firewall
10 354 (25.38%) Hyper-V
11 350 (25.09%) ITIL
12 349 (25.02%) Cisco
13 295 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
14 291 (20.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 262 (18.78%) Citrix
16 261 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 259 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
18 249 (17.85%) SQL
19 248 (17.78%) DNS
20 235 (16.85%) SQL Server
21 232 (16.63%) Data Centre
22 226 (16.20%) MS Exchange
23 220 (15.77%) DHCP
24 218 (15.63%) PowerShell
25 211 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
26 203 (14.55%) Windows 10
27 201 (14.41%) VMware ESXi
28 184 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
29 178 (12.76%) WAN
30 170 (12.19%) SCCM

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 226 (16.20%) MS Exchange
2 112 (8.03%) IIS
3 98 (7.03%) SharePoint
4 58 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 57 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 43 (3.08%) OpenStack
7 38 (2.72%) Skype for Business
8 27 (1.94%) Apache
9 26 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
10 24 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
11 23 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (1.58%) Tomcat
13 17 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (1.08%) nginx
15 11 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.72%) Confluence
16 10 (0.72%) WebLogic
17 6 (0.43%) IBM Domino
18 5 (0.36%) JBoss
18 5 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 140 (10.04%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.29%) Scribe Insight
3 3 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.072%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 463 (33.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 360 (25.81%) Office 365
3 295 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (3.87%) IaaS
5 51 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
6 47 (3.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 46 (3.30%) PaaS
8 40 (2.87%) SaaS
9 28 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
11 22 (1.58%) Amazon S3
11 22 (1.58%) OpenShift
12 17 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (1.15%) Mimecast
14 14 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 12 (0.86%) GitHub
16 11 (0.79%) Route 53
17 10 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
17 10 (0.72%) Amazon Glacier
17 10 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 357 (25.59%) Firewall
2 248 (17.78%) DNS
3 220 (15.77%) DHCP
4 178 (12.76%) WAN
5 165 (11.83%) TCP/IP
6 161 (11.54%) LAN
7 158 (11.33%) SAN
8 133 (9.53%) VPN
9 96 (6.88%) Wireless
10 92 (6.59%) VLAN
11 71 (5.09%) Internet
12 70 (5.02%) Network Security
13 59 (4.23%) Skype
14 58 (4.16%) VoIP
15 51 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 49 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (2.51%) MPLS
18 33 (2.37%) BGP
18 33 (2.37%) OSPF
19 31 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.87%) MySQL
3 37 (2.65%) Oracle Database
3 37 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.15%) MongoDB
5 30 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
6 26 (1.86%) NoSQL
7 25 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (1.65%) RDBMS
9 19 (1.36%) DB2
10 15 (1.08%) Big Data
10 15 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 66 (4.73%) Git (software)
2 38 (2.72%) JIRA
3 37 (2.65%) Vagrant
4 30 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 29 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (1.79%) Mercurial
7 20 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 19 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (1.36%) Visual Studio
9 15 (1.08%) Selenium
10 14 (1.00%) Chocolatey
11 13 (0.93%) Subversion
12 12 (0.86%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.79%) AdminStudio
13 11 (0.79%) MSI
13 11 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (0.65%) Maven
15 7 (0.50%) SonarQube
16 6 (0.43%) JUnit
16 6 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 132 (9.46%) Finance
2 59 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 28 (2.01%) Electronics
5 26 (1.86%) Marketing
6 24 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.43%) Advertising
8 16 (1.15%) Retail
9 15 (1.08%) Banking
10 10 (0.72%) Games
10 10 (0.72%) Legal
11 6 (0.43%) Back Office
11 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.29%) Military
13 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.22%) French Language
13 3 (0.22%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.22%) Korean Language
13 3 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 251 (17.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 162 (11.61%) Support Engineer
3 146 (10.47%) Analyst
4 135 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 122 (8.75%) Administrator
6 107 (7.67%) Systems Administrator
7 101 (7.24%) IT Support
8 84 (6.02%) Consultant
9 78 (5.59%) Architect
10 74 (5.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 71 (5.09%) VMware Engineer
12 66 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
13 62 (4.44%) Network Engineer
14 61 (4.37%) 3rd Line Support
14 61 (4.37%) Support Analyst
15 59 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
16 55 (3.94%) Cloud Engineer
17 52 (3.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 49 (3.51%) Windows Engineer
19 45 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (3.15%) Web Services
2 35 (2.51%) LDAP
3 34 (2.44%) LAMP
4 33 (2.37%) .NET
5 32 (2.29%) JSON
6 29 (2.08%) HTML
7 27 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
7 27 (1.94%) RESTful
8 26 (1.86%) XML
9 24 (1.72%) Spring
10 22 (1.58%) HTML5
10 22 (1.58%) SOAP
11 21 (1.51%) Spring Boot
12 19 (1.36%) WebRTC
13 18 (1.29%) Django
13 18 (1.29%) REST
14 16 (1.15%) J2EE
15 14 (1.00%) X-Windows
16 11 (0.79%) Software Packaging
17 10 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 232 (16.63%) Data Centre
2 80 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
4 61 (4.37%) Clustering
5 58 (4.16%) Management Information System
5 58 (4.16%) Replication
6 52 (3.73%) Public Cloud
7 51 (3.66%) Private Cloud
8 46 (3.30%) Driving Licence
9 42 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
9 42 (3.01%) PKI
10 33 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
12 25 (1.79%) Video\Live Streaming
13 22 (1.58%) Fintech
14 19 (1.36%) EMC VNX
14 19 (1.36%) User Experience
15 16 (1.15%) CMDB
15 16 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
16 15 (1.08%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 961 (68.89%) Windows
2 619 (44.37%) Windows Server
3 485 (34.77%) Linux
4 261 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 259 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 203 (14.55%) Windows 10
7 139 (9.96%) Windows 7
8 110 (7.89%) Unix
9 64 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 62 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (3.66%) Windows 8
12 48 (3.44%) CentOS
13 44 (3.15%) Debian
14 39 (2.80%) AIX
15 31 (2.22%) Windows XP
16 28 (2.01%) Android
16 28 (2.01%) Apple iOS
17 24 (1.72%) Solaris
18 18 (1.29%) Ubuntu
19 10 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (25.09%) ITIL
2 291 (20.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 184 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
5 146 (10.47%) DevOps
6 102 (7.31%) Mentoring
7 98 (7.03%) Project Management
8 92 (6.59%) Configuration Management
8 92 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 88 (6.31%) Presales
10 84 (6.02%) High Availability
11 83 (5.95%) Service Management
12 72 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
13 70 (5.02%) Scrum
14 69 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 69 (4.95%) Service Delivery
15 64 (4.59%) ITIL V3
15 64 (4.59%) Migration
16 56 (4.01%) Problem Management
17 54 (3.87%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 249 (17.85%) SQL
2 218 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 115 (8.24%) Python
4 80 (5.73%) Bash Shell
5 78 (5.59%) Java
6 49 (3.51%) Ruby
7 45 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 42 (3.01%) C#
9 36 (2.58%) Perl
10 30 (2.15%) C
11 29 (2.08%) VBScript
12 27 (1.94%) Go
13 24 (1.72%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.29%) C++
14 18 (1.29%) Objective-C
15 17 (1.22%) PHP
15 17 (1.22%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.22%) VB
16 15 (1.08%) Java 8
17 14 (1.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 211 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 161 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 151 (10.82%) MCSE
4 133 (9.53%) Degree
5 132 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
6 113 (8.10%) MCSA
7 109 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 107 (7.67%) SC Cleared
9 104 (7.46%) CCNA
10 53 (3.80%) DV Cleared
11 51 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
12 49 (3.51%) CCNP
13 38 (2.72%) VCP6
14 35 (2.51%) MCP
15 25 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
16 23 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (1.36%) MCITP
18 16 (1.15%) CCA
19 15 (1.08%) CCIE
19 15 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.09%) SLA
2 41 (2.94%) GDPR
3 32 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.65%) QA
5 14 (1.00%) PMO
6 11 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 8 (0.57%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.50%) GAMP
9 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.14%) COBIT
10 2 (0.14%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.072%) HL7
11 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 885 (63.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 673 (48.24%) Active Directory
3 354 (25.38%) Hyper-V
4 201 (14.41%) VMware ESXi
5 148 (10.61%) vSphere
6 80 (5.73%) Docker
7 78 (5.59%) Virtual Machines
8 69 (4.95%) XenApp
9 52 (3.73%) XenDesktop
10 47 (3.37%) VMware NSX
11 28 (2.01%) Virtual Servers
12 27 (1.94%) vCloud
13 22 (1.58%) VirtualBox
14 21 (1.51%) KVM
15 20 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
15 20 (1.43%) Xen
15 20 (1.43%) XenServer
16 15 (1.08%) LXC
16 15 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 15 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 170 (12.19%) SCCM
2 82 (5.88%) Ansible
3 66 (4.73%) vCenter Server
4 65 (4.66%) SCOM
5 54 (3.87%) Kubernetes
6 51 (3.66%) Nagios
7 49 (3.51%) Puppet
8 39 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (2.51%) SCVMM
10 34 (2.44%) WSUS
11 28 (2.01%) vRealize
12 22 (1.58%) NetBackup
13 21 (1.51%) Backup Exec
14 19 (1.36%) Terraform
15 15 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
16 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
17 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
17 12 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
18 11 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
19 10 (0.72%) Icinga
Vendors
1 618 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 349 (25.02%) Cisco
3 262 (18.78%) Citrix
4 144 (10.32%) HP
5 107 (7.67%) Oracle
6 88 (6.31%) EMC
7 78 (5.59%) Juniper
8 68 (4.87%) NetApp
9 65 (4.66%) Dell
10 64 (4.59%) Red Hat
11 52 (3.73%) SolarWinds
12 51 (3.66%) Google
13 47 (3.37%) Symantec
14 44 (3.15%) Palo Alto
15 42 (3.01%) Veeam
16 37 (2.65%) F5
17 36 (2.58%) Meraki
18 34 (2.44%) Brocade
19 32 (2.29%) IBM
20 31 (2.22%) SAP